Welcome to the online home of Cheshire Dance Centre, one of Connecticut's premiere schools of dancing instruction. Under the artistic direction of Betty Seibert, we offer professional training in classical ballet, modern, tap, hip-hop and more, for all ages and levels of experience. Join us to discover where fun meets artistry and imagination becomes learning.
Cheshire Dance Centre is proud to offer the Cecchetti Method of classical ballet training. Our Qualified and/or Certified Staff members include:
Betty Seibert, Fellow and Final Diploma, and Karyn O'Toole, Licentiate.
Welcome to SpringTerm 2014-15! We look forward to our 20th year in Cheshire and sharing it with all of you. If you are a returning student - welcome back, and if you are new to CDC - make yourself at home!
Please note the studio calendar for all days the studio may be closed, parent visitation week, installment tuition due dates, and any other pertinent information.
We are overjoyed by the exciting ABT announcement that Misty Copeland has been promoted to Prinicpal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre, making her the first African-American female principal! This is a monumental announcement, and CDC, along with the entire dance world, are elated! Click here for the link to the New York Times article announcing the promotion. Click here to view an interview with Ms. Copeland on changing the face of ballet. Click here to view her now famous Under Armour advertisement
This year marked a very special anniversary as it was not only CDC's 20th Anniversary but an important realization that 50 graduating seniors have walked through our doors, and stayed with us through their graduation. Miss Amanda Caldarella makes number 51. Saying goodbye is bittersweet for everyone, and never an easy task. Amanda is pictured below with Ms. Seibert.
Thank you to those that attended the CBT Town Hall meeting to help save CBT's Nutcracker. Please click here to view the letter that was sent to CBT families with the board's proposal. If you have any questions please call CDC at (203) 699-8888. We have until June 30 to SAVE OUR NUTCRACKER.